NHBW hosts Reaching For the Stars 2nd annual Teen Summit

Co-chairs Marilyn T Bell (Second Vice President), Jessica Murry, Valencia Harding and Pennye Neal Jr. at the Sip and strokes fundraiser for the Teen summit.

Co-chairs Marilyn T Bell (Second Vice President), Jessica Murry, Valencia Harding and Pennye Neal Jr. at the Sip and strokes fundraiser for the Teen summit.

The Nashville Chapter of the National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. will host the Reaching for the Stars Teen Summit on Saturday, January 30—according to co-chairs Nikki Murry, Valencia Mitchell, and Pennye Neal.

“We are very excited. Our community must be engaged in building our future leaders. The Reaching for the Stars Teen Summit provides us the unique opportunity to show our future leaders that we care,” said Tenn. state Rep. Brenda Gilmore, NHBW Nashville chapter president.

The NHBW, Inc. Teen Leadership Development Initiative offers a unique opportunity for local teens (ages 12-18) to unite in one accord and learn various techniques to become positive role models and citizens of Nashville.

The Reaching for the Stars Teen Summit will be held on January 30, from 8 am to 4 pm at the Goodwill Center 937 Herman St. Nashville.
Workshop topics include but are not limited to:
• Health/Nutrition
• Self-Esteem
• Bullying
• College Preparation/Financial Aid
• Body Image

Due to fundraising activities and a grant from the Rogers’s Group, registration is free. To register, visit <nhbwnashville.com/jr-chapter/>.

If you have any questions regarding the Teen Summit, contact Nikki Murry at 615-506-7093.

The National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. (NHBW, Inc.) is a nonprofit (501c3) organization that strives to improve the quality of life for women and their families. Our goals and objectives are to be strong advocates for family sustainability by providing programs in the areas of the arts, culture, health wellness, education, and human service programs.

For more information on National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. Nashville chapter activities, visit www.nhbwnashville.com/.